Hangzhou Normal University Hangzhou Medical College has grown out of the former Hangzhou School of Zhejiang Medical University which was founded in 1979. In 1994, the school was renamed Hangzhou Medical Junior College. In 2000, it combined with Hangzhou Nursing School (founded in 1917).
In July2001, approved by Zhejiang Provincial People’s Government, it was merged into Hangzhou Teachers College and became Hangzhou Teachers College Hangzhou Medical College.
In March 2007, it was renamed Hangzhou Normal University Hangzhou Medical College as Hangzhou Teacher College was renamed Hangzhou Normal University. In carrying forward the century-long fine tradition of Hangzhou Normal University and promoting the spirit of the “loyal, diligent, truth-seeking and innovative” motto, the Medical College will rely on the disciplinary strengths of the university and strive to make further contributions to the goal of building a top comprehensive university in the province”.